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26 January 2015 - Winner for Sussex Uni PPP

A preferred bidder has been chosen for the 2,000-bed accommodation project at the University of Sussex. Read more...

26 January 2015 - New group to promote African PPPs

The UN Secretary-General’s Sustainable Energy for All initiative has unveiled a new organisation to help promote PPPs. Read more...

26 January 2015 - Egypt to increase PPP opportunities

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has said his government will develop mechanisms to increase cooperation between the public and private sectors to deliver major infrastructure projects. Read more...

26 January 2015 - Winner confirmed for Manila terminal

The Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) has officially named the winner of the Southwest Terminal of the Integrated Transport System PPP. Read more...

26 January 2015 - Concerns over Greek election impact

The European infrastructure market is bracing itself for the potential impact of the Greek electorate’s backing of left-wing radical group Syriza at the weekend’s election. Read more...

26 January 2015 - Views sought on Welsh Lagoon

The Westminster government is calling on interested parties to offer their views on the approach that should be taken if it enters into a contract for the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon project. Read more...

26 January 2015 - O’Connor leaves Wates infra role

Contractor Wates’ managing director of infrastructure, Terry O’Connor, has left the post after less than six months in the job. Read more...

23 January 2015 - Hinchingbrooke launches £60m housing deal

Hinchingbrooke Health Care NHS Trust has issued a tender for the delivery of new residential accommodation through a design, build, fund and operate contract. Read more...

23 January 2015 - NZ to invest in school infra

The New Zealand government is to pump $650m into the country’s school infrastructure this year. Read more...

23 January 2015 - Auckland mulls tram PPP

Auckland Transport is considering the development of a new light rail network that could be funded by private finance. Read more...

23 January 2015 - Indonesia sets out infra plans

Indonesia’s government has revealed that it can only afford to fund 30% of its infrastructure programme over the next five years, with the rest to be made up by the private sector. Read more...

23 January 2015 - Financial close for Dutch lock PPP

Financing signed for pathfinder Limmel Lock PPP in Maastricht Read more...

22 January 2015 - Balfour braced for £70m hit

Contractor Balfour Beatty’s review of its construction business, undertaken by KPMG, has highlighted a further £70m reduction in 2014 profits – but valuation of investments portfolio increased to £1.3bn Read more...

22 January 2015 - Pension funds agree infra plan

The Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) and the London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) have agreed an initiative to invest a combined £500m in UK infrastructure. Read more...

22 January 2015 - Scots ‘devo-max’ legislation published

The Westminster government has published draft legislation building on Lord Smith of Kelvin’s report into increased powers for Scotland. Read more...

22 January 2015 - Biggest Philippines deal approved

The largest deal to be delivered under the Philippines PPP programme has become one of five new schemes to be approved by the Investment Coordinating Committee – Cabinet Committee. Read more...

22 January 2015 - Natixis agrees investor tie-up

French investment bank Natixis has agreed a €250m deal with French insurer Macif to increase investment into infrastructure. Read more...

22 January 2015 - JLIF ups housing PFI stake

Investor John Laing Infrastructure Fund (JLIF) has acquired the remaining 20% stake in a housing PFI project in the UK. Read more...

21 January 2015 - Indonesia to amend PPP regs

The government of Indonesia is finalising two amendments to its PPP and land acquisition laws to boost new projects and growth in the country. Read more...

21 January 2015 - Public inquiry for Circuit of Wales

Plans to build a major new motor racing circuit in Ebbw Vale through a PPP are facing delays after it was confirmed the scheme will go to a public inquiry. Read more...

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Silly season begins

Recent claims and counterclaims over the Green Investment Bank look likely to be the first salvo in a long election battle, in which infrastructure is set to be in the firing line

KPMG's James Stewart discusses global trends in PPP

League Tables

Rank Name Total
1 Mott MacDonald 3401.7 mill
2 Halcrow Group 2700 mill
3 AMEC 800 mill
4 Ramboll 450 mill
5 Gleeds Company 100 mill